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Upcoming Shows

Thank you for your interest in our upcoming art fairs! As Nishi is accepted into shows for the spring, summer, and fall, this page will be updated accordingly. So make sure to check back regularly for new information!
 
If you wish to receive a postcard invitation to his art shows, please send us your mailing address using the Contact Us page. We look forward to hearing from you!
 
Nishi is busy preparing a wide variety of handmade pottery to display and sell. This includes his unique style of dishes and mugs, Western- and Japanese-style teapots, teacups, bowls, platters, vases (including the cute bud vases he is quickly becoming famous for), sake pitchers and cups. Check our Facebook page for pictures of the most recent pieces!
   
  • WOODSTOCK, IL                Nov 16, 2017-Jan 6, 2018     Clayworkers' Guild of Illinois Holiday Sale
  • LOUISVILLE, CO                Nov 16-17, 2017                       2nd Annual Japanese Pottery Open House

 

  • LOVES PARK, IL                 November 3-4, 2018              5th Annual Utsuwa Matsuri (Vessel Festival...open house)

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Clayworkers' Guild of Illinois Holiday Sale

When:                     November 16, 2017 - January 6, 2018

 

Time:                       Before Thanksgiving:

                                   Thursday - Sunday: 11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

                                  

                                   After Thanksgiving:

                                   Open daily 11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

 

                                   Days that we are working the sale:

                                   Sunday, November 26  11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

                                   Sunday, December 3  11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

                                   Sunday, December 10  11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

                                   Sunday, December 17  11:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

 

Place:                      Old Courthouse Arts Center

 

Address:                101 N Johnson St

                                  Woodstock, IL

 

Phone:                    (815) 338- 4525

 

URL:                        http://www.oldcourthouseartscenter.org/

 

 

2nd Annual Japanese Pottery Open House

When:                      November 16  (Th) - 17 (F), 2017

 

Admission:             Free!

 

Time:                        Thursday: 6:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.

                                    Friday: 12:00 -7:00 p.m.

 

Place:                        Hostess Ann Bruinsma's home

 

Address:                   791 W. Tamarisk Street

                                     Louisville, CO 80027

 

Phone:                       815-209-6725 (Liz, Nanten Pottery); 303-995-4223 (Ann, hostess)

 

 

 

 

 

5th Annual Utsuwa Matsuri (Open House)

What:                      Join us at our studio and take your pick of regular items, new items, and seconds!

                                  See our tools and machinery, taste some authentic Japanese food, sit by the campfire,

                                  and chat with Nishi!

 

When:                     November 3-4, 2018

 

Admission:           Free, of course!

 

Time:                       Saturday and Sunday*: 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

                                   *Note that Sunday is Daylight Savings, so clocks are turned back at 2:00 a.m.

 

Place:                      Nanten Pottery Studio

 

Address:                7064 Harlem Road

                                  Loves Park, IL 61111

 

Phone:                    (815) 209-6725

 

URL:                        http://www.nantenpottery.com/Pages/UtsuwaMatsuri.aspx

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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